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GUITRY, Sacha (1885 - 1957), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUITRY, Sacha (1885 - 1957), Painter, draughtsman

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Russian, 20th century, male.

Active and naturalised in France.

Born 1885, in St Petersburg; died 1957, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), draughtsman.

Sacha Guitry was the son of the famous actor Lucien Guitry. A Parisian figure in the first half of the 20th century, he combined his own talents as author and actor with his ability of sketching wittily the traits of many of the figures with whom

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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